SCIENCE

King of the Hill

STEAM--Ideas That Shape Our World

King of the Hill

History is in large part the story of the relentless quest for power. University of Louisville biology professor Lee Dugatkin explores the evolutionary roots of dominance and power. The program was taped at the 2016 IdeaFestival at the Kentucky Center for the Arts in Louisville.

Big Pacific: Mysterious

Summer of Adventure

Big Pacific: Mysterious

Plunge into the Pacific with researchers and cinematographers and see the ocean’s rare and dazzling creatures in a way never before seen on television.

Great Yellowstone Thaw

Summer of Adventure

Great Yellowstone Thaw

Follow the dramatic ups and downs as the wildlife families brave a brutal winter.

Pandemic: Causes and Prevention Factors

STEAM - Ideas That Shape Our World

Pandemic: Causes and Prevention Factors

*PANDEMIC: an epidemic occurring over a widespread area (multiple countries or continents) and usually affecting a substantial proportion of the population. A survey of epidemiologists found that most believe a pandemic ...

Great White Shark

Operation Maneater

Great White Shark

Mark Evans travels to Western Australia, where seven people have been killed by sharks in the last three years. Authorities have implemented radical measures to catch and kill any shark they deem a threat. Evans wants to find non-lethal solutions to keep people — and sharks — safe.

India’s Wandering Lions

Nature

India’s Wandering Lions

As India’s population booms, her legendary wildlife has been squeezed almost out of existence. But the commitment of the Indian people to preserve their wildlife is surprising – leading even to bringing back what has been lost. Explore the extraordinary story of Asia’s last lions and their recovery from near extinction.

The Forgotten Coast

The Forgotten Coast

Traverse Florida's vast and seldom seen "Forgotten Coast" and encounter stunning and rare wildlife, including black bears, manatees, alligators and ancient river fish.

We Are What We Eat

Food--Delicious Science

We Are What We Eat

See how the chemicals in our food feed and build our bodies.

Poisoned Water

Nova

Poisoned Water

Local officials in Flint, Mich., changed the city’s water source to save money, but overlooked a critical treatment process. As the water pipes corroded, lead leached into the system, exposing the community—including thousands of children—to dangerous levels of poison. What exactly went wrong in Flint—and what does it mean for the rest of the country?

Three Months Until the Big One

Star Gazers

Three Months Until the Big One

Here's what you need to know to get ready for the solar eclipse on Monday, Aug. 21. It will be the first total solar eclipse in the mainland United States since 1979.